I chose JK Rowling as she has overcome many personal struggles throughout her career. ‘J.K’ is Joanne Rowling’s pen name as publishers believed a masculine anagram was more sellable. Despite this J.K Rowling is one of today’s most successful and recognisable authors. This inspires me as a young female to fight to achieve my goals.
WW1 was the first time that many women had worked in public roles. The change in women’s roles meant that women could work as equals, declaring themselves just as powerful and as intelligent as men.